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Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Beirut, Lebanon. It's where a Lebanese architect is trying to preserve a war-battered apartment building that was once one of Beirut's most beautiful. Ben Gilbert has the story.

Politics

Russian media vs the West

The Russian media has been publishing some very strong words and images in an attempt to show that Russia doesn't need the West. Anchor Marco Werman speaks to the BBC's Steve Rosenberg in Moscow.

Arts, Culture & Media

Smurfs turn 50

The Smurfs are turning 50 years old. The likable blue cartoon characters were created by a Belgian artist in 1958. Anchor Marco Werman has more on celebrations this year to mark the anniversary.

Arts, Culture & Media

Soundtrack for human rights

Anchor Marco Werman tells us the story behind the song "The Price of Silence." It was produced for today's commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the universal declaration of human rights. But some artists didn't feel free to participate.